Taxon  Report   5200 
Lupinus polyphyllus  Lindley  var. burkei  (S. Watson) C. Hitchc.
Burke's lupine,  Large leaved lupine, Meadow lupine
Lupinus polyphyllus var. burkei
© 2012 Gary A. Monroe
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Lupinus polyphyllus var. burkei
© 2007 Dr. Mark S. Brunell
Lupinus polyphyllus var. burkei
© 2010 Barry Breckling
Lupinus polyphyllus var. burkei, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Lupinus polyphyllus var. burkei
© 2012 Steven Perry
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Lupinus
Parent Record Lupinus polyphyllus
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
Toxicity: MAJOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + JM93
Alternate Names:
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ICPN: Lupinus polyphyllus ssp. bernardinus
ICPN: Lupinus polyphyllus ssp. superbus
ICPN: Lupinus superbus
More information about  Lupinus polyphyllus var. burkei
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Dec 16, 2017).

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